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horticulturist

Beat Boller, Swiss horticulturist. Achievements include development of 50 Plant Varieties.

Background

Boller, Beat was born on June 9, 1951 in Wattwil, St. Gallen, Switzerland. Son of Peter and Elisabeth Boller.

Education

Diploma in Agricultural Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland, 1980.

Career

Assistant professor Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zürich, Switzerland, 1981—1988. Research group leader Agroscope Reckenholz-Tänikon ART, Switzerland, since 1989. Network chairman European Cooperative Programme for Crop Genetic Resources Networks, Rome.

Chairman EUCARPIA Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses Section, Wageningen.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of 50 Plant Varieties.

Connections

Married Christine Alder, March 28, 1957. Children: Florian, Samuel, Julia, Benjamin.

father:
Peter Boller

mother:
Elisabeth Boller

spouse:
Christine Alder

children:
Florian Boller

Samuel Boller

Julia Boller

Benjamin Boller